In a widely expected move Esben Poulsson president of the Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) has been elected chairman of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS).

As the shipping industry moves towards the era of the “smart ship” Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) president Esben Poulsson says a game changing rather incremental approach is required.

The Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) has welcomed the decision by the Singapore government to extend an exemption for container lines from competition laws.

Last Friday the Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) celebrated its 30th anniversary in style that its members have become accustomed to – with over 2,100 industry executives and officials gathering for a gala dinner at Marina Bay Sands.

Singapore is rolling out new initiatives to promote careers in the maritime sector, with an aim to attract 1,200 locals as seafarers and port operations jobs over the next five years.

The Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) is in talks with authorities for lower charges for offshore that want idle in the country’s waters when they do not have employment due to the current downturn in the sector.

The Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) is pushing for the city-state to have more double taxation agreements.

Esben Poulsson has been appointed as the new president of the Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) as Patrick Phoon stood down after four years in the role.

VP Bank is set to takeover Vinalines’s 51% stake in the northern Cai Lan International Container Terminal (CICT) in the Quang Ninh province according to local media reports.

Over 500 shipping executives gathered at Singapore's Raffles City Convention Centre on Tuesday to celebrate the start of the Year of the Goat.

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